Airmen assist in parking as B-29 bomber lands at a base of US Army Air Force at Saipan in Mariana Islands, during WWII. B-29 bombers arrive at Saipan in Mariana Islands during World War II. B-29 bomber aircrafts of the 11th Commanding Unit of the United States Army Air Force land at Isley Field in Saipan. Airmen, military trucks and jeeps near the landing strip. Airman on motorcycle guides a landing B-29 plane towards an area for parking the plane. Airmen watch standing along the runway. Airmen move towards the plane loaded on a truck, some run towards it. Location: Saipan Northern Mariana Islands. Date: October 12, 1944. Visit us at www.CriticalPast.com: 57,000+ broadcast-quality historic clips for immediate download. Fully digitized and searchable, the CriticalPast collection is one of the largest archival footage collections in the world. All clips are licensed royalty-free, worldwide, in perpetuity. CriticalPast offers immediate downloads of full-resolution HD and SD masters and full-resolution time-coded screeners, 24 hours a day, to serve the needs of broadcast news, TV, film, and publishing professionals worldwide. Still photo images extracted from the vintage footage are also available for immediate download. CriticalPast is your source for imagery of worldwide events, people, and B-roll spanning the 20th century.
Rollout Of B-29 Bomber ‘Doc’ at Kansas Aviation Museum
The nearly 15-year effort to restore to flying condition the Boeing B-29 Superfortress known as Doc marked a milestone on Monday as volunteers rolled out the airplane from its hangar during a ceremony at Air Capital Flight Line, formerly Boeing Wichita, on south Oliver. Video by Jerry Siebenmark.